2018-19 Limited Term Assistant Teaching Professor in Sociocultural Anthropology

The Department of Anthropology, University of Victoria, invites applications for a .63 (5 courses) Limited Term Assistant Teaching Professor leave-coverage position. We seek an individual with expertise in the area of sociocultural anthropology who will teach ANTH 200 (Cultural and Social Anthropology). The individual will also teach our multi-subdisciplinary ANTH 260 (Introduction to Anthropological Research) and two 300-level courses in the individual’s area of expertise. 

Application materials, including a CV and the names and contact information of three referees should be received not later than 4:30 PM PST July 27, 2018. Submit your electronic application to: anthone@uvic.ca

Please see details of the posting here.

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